Reggae News You Can Use For February 12, 2020

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Bounty Killer donates $250K to fund for dancehall pioneer Junior Byles
Is Koffee the music industry’s most humble star?
Popcaan proclaims himself to now be a full-on ‘legend’

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For February 11, 2020

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Facts to know about the late Afrobeat king Fela Kuti
Koffee expands her scope with new RCA contract
Nottingham Contemporary exhibit celebrates dub and reggae clubs

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For February 10, 2020

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Antibalas releases 7th studio album “Fu Chronicles”
Kalcium pays homage to Kobe and Gianna Bryant on “Love Me Now”
Ziggy Marley reflects on his father’s ongoing legacy

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For February 7, 2020

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Lashana Lynch proud to represent Jamaica in new Bond film
Nairobi reggae concerts analyzed: The good, the bad and the ugly
Toots and the Maytals announce their farewell UK tour

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

February 6 Is Bob Marley’s 75th Birthday!

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Happy 75th birthday to Bob Marley, the king of reggae
Multilayered meanings are the ultimate key to Bob Marley’s enduring legacy
The story behind Bob Marley’s timeless anthem “Redemption Song”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For February 5, 2020

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February 4 was World Wizkid Day
Grammy winner Koffee meets Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness
Rihanna to receive special honor at NAACP Image Awards

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For February 4, 2020

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Erykah Badu, Jimmy Cliff & other music celebs pay tribute to Bob Marley legacy
How Afrobeats helped pave the diaspora’s road back home
Pulse Nigeria predicts that Burna Boy will eventually win a Grammy

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For February 3, 2020

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Freddie McGregor’s son Stephen ‘Di Genius’ McGregor signs Warner deal
Lawrence Deacon’s artwork powering many top reggae performers 
UB40 show at Canivore attracts Uhuru Kenyatta, the President of Kenya

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For February 1, 2020

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Bob Marley’s “Three Little Birds” musical adaptation opens in Minneapolis
Mortimer brings a soulful sound to his new release “Fight the Fight”
W Magazine says that Grammy-winner Koffee has changed the reggae game

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For January 31, 2020

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Buju Banton and Koffee top nominations for IRAWMA Awards in Kingston
Kenyan Afropop band Sauti Sol signs with Universal Music
Matisyahu lends his voice to new Mihali EP “Breathe and Let Go”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For January 30, 2020

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Burna Boy’s Grammy snub shines light on World Music category problem
Jamaican Consulate in New York stages special Reggae Month exhibit
Reggae Month kicks off with ‘Children Of The Icons’ concert on February 1

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For January 29, 2020

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Cocoa Tea was 100% certain Koffee would take home the reggae Grammy
Jamaica feels powerful earthquake, but damage is minimal
Naomi Campbell schools the Recording Academy on the Afrobeat genre

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For January 28, 2020

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$25M raised by Wyclef Jean to finance music publishing services In Africa
Nigeria celebrates Burna Boy after impressive Grammy debut
Wizkid,and Chronixx to headline Afro Nation 2020 event in Portugal in July

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For January 27, 2020

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Koffee takes home the Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album
NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert hosts Koffee
“This one is for Jamaica” declares Koffee when accepting Grammy

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For January 25, 2020

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Bob Marley’s kids celebrate icon’s 75th birthday in Los Angeles
Internet radio station SOMA-FM launches “Heavyweight Reggae” channel
Jamaica Entertainment Minister says more women needed in reggae

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For January 24, 2020

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The 2020 Grammy nominees for reggae discuss state of their genre
Has Koffee broken the glass ceiling for women in the reggae industry?
Reggae 2 The World (R2TW) scheduled for February 6 in Florida

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77